Category 'Expert Wedding Advice & Ideas'


Karen Scruggs: Ashton Gardens Through the Lens

I was pretty excited when Ashton Gardens asked me to be a guest blogger this week. I work all over the Dallas/ Ft. Worth area and I can safely say that Ashton Gardens is a home away from home for … Continue Reading


Colors Come Alive at DFW NACE Fundraiser, Color Me A Cure

Last month, event professionals from all over DFW came together for the DFW NACE annual fundraiser. The theme, Color Me a Cure, invited organizations to select a color or theme and bring it to life in a dazzling tablescape.

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House Party and Ushers Bring the Balance

Newly engaged couples have a ton of choices to make. From finding a venue to the perfect attire, each bride and groom have significant details to decide on. Although the bride usually feels a majority of the pressure during the … Continue Reading


Ashton Gardens Dallas Fort Worth 2nd Annual Vendor Appreciation Party

Ashton Gardens DFW held their 2nd Annual Vendor Appreciation party last Thursday to show DFW’s most talented and respected wedding professionals a little gratitude for all of their hard work this year. Vendors from all over Dallas and Fort … Continue Reading


Ashton Gardens Event Tasting Offers Endless Choices

The beginning of August proved to be very eventful for all Ashton Gardens properties as the quarterly Event Tastings took place. Houston, Dallas/ Ft. Worth, and Atlanta showcased fine cuisine and outstanding service for over 100 couples and their families … Continue Reading


Summer Is Upon Us!

Summer is upon us. A new season means different colors schemes and floral arrangements to accent your big day. Pink peonies are making their way onto reception tables and bride’s bouquets at Ashton Gardens. I love the way pink peonies … Continue Reading


Bride’s Guide: Finding a Wedding Venue 101-Part 3

So it is time to get down to business. You’ve done your research and thoughtfully selected a reasonable number of venues to view. On paper, all of these locations could potentially be crowned “the venue”, but it’s imperative that you … Continue Reading


Brides Guide Finding a Wedding Venue 101-Part 2

Weddings have come a very long way in the last fifty years. Nuptials have evolved from a simple church ceremony and reception with cake and punch, to a full on production that sometimes, includes a dove release. With such a … Continue Reading


Bride’s Guide Finding a Wedding Venue 101-Part 1

The beginning of planning a wedding is always the best. You get a beautiful ring, all of your friends throw you great parties, and not to mention you get to shop…a lot! But just like most shopping adventures, you need … Continue Reading


Man-gagement Rings 101 from Union Diamond

We at Union Diamond are so thrilled to be here as a guest blogger for one of Atlanta’s newest wedding spots, Ashton Gardens. We worked closely together for the recent FOX5 Operation Wedding giveaway and the staff and venue that … Continue Reading